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    Sale 7461

    Russian Works of Art Including The Rothschild Fabergé Egg

    28 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 93

    A silver-gilt cross

    CIRCA 1798

    Price Realised  

    A silver-gilt cross
    circa 1798
    Of shaped cruciform, the pendant cross engraved on one side wtih the Crucifixion and on the reverse with a Russian inscription, apparently unmarked
    3 7/8 in. (10 cm.) high including suspension ring
    The Russian inscription translates as We bow to Your cross.. and we praise Your Holy Resurrection 17 BD 98 June 27th.


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